Land Expropriation

Land expropriation hearing told only land belonging to whites should be expropriated

Land expropriation hearing told only land belonging to whites should be expropriated

Land expropriation hearing told only land belonging to whites should be expropriated
Lekota: Whites paid for their land, government must do the same

Lekota: Whites paid for their land, government must do the same

Mosiuoa Lekota said those white people who own land or property in South Africa paid for that property and therefore it made sense that if the government or anyone else wanted their land they would have to pay for it

Lekota: Whites paid for their land, government must do the same
28-year-old black farmer is passionate about farming but needs support

28-year-old black farmer is passionate about farming but needs support

Sizwe Cyprian Gumbi is a 28-year-old farmer in Driefontein near Piet Retief in Mpumalanga. South Africans on Twitter have rallied to publicise his farming business in a bid to support it. Read more about it on Briefly.

28-year-old black farmer is passionate about farming but needs support
Tragedy to triumph: Meet Nonhlanhla Joye who farms in plastic packets

Tragedy to triumph: Meet Nonhlanhla Joye who farms in plastic packets

While recovering from cancer, Nonhlanhla Joye discovered a new method of farming in plastic packets. This became a fully fledged business that creates jobs in the rural areas and helps reduce hunger. Read on Briefly.

Tragedy to triumph: Meet Nonhlanhla Joye who farms in plastic packets
BLF: Duduzane a victim of WMC, land thieves and a political vendetta

BLF: Duduzane a victim of WMC, land thieves and a political vendetta

BLF has come out in support of former president Jacob Zuma’s son Duduzane Zuma. BLF said the charges of culpable homicide levelled against Zuma were nothing more than an attempt to divert attention away from the land debate.

BLF: Duduzane a victim of WMC, land thieves and a political vendetta
An outraged Cyril Ramaphosa clarifies photo of him kneeling before the Zulu King

An outraged Cyril Ramaphosa clarifies photo of him kneeling before the Zulu King

The Presidency has moved swiftly to clarify a photo which is currently being circulated on social media. The photo appears to show President Cyril Ramaphosa kneeling before the Zulu King, Goodwill Zwelithini over the weekend.

An outraged Cyril Ramaphosa clarifies photo of him kneeling before the Zulu King
Shack building business is booming for kasi folk after land invasions

Shack building business is booming for kasi folk after land invasions

As illegal land invasions increase in Cape Town's townships, shack-building businesses are booming. Two-roomed shacks which used to cost R600 are now worth an estimated R3,500. Read more about it on Briefly.co.za.

Shack building business is booming for kasi folk after land invasions
Russia considers taking 15k white South African farmers into its borders

Russia considers taking 15k white South African farmers into its borders

White South African farmers recently turned to Russia to ask if the country would take them in. They asked Russia to "take their money" and help them escape from land expropriation and farm murders. Russia is considering doing so.

Russia considers taking 15k white South African farmers into its borders
4 SA young women in agriculture: Tweeps absolutely love their passion

4 SA young women in agriculture: Tweeps absolutely love their passion

Four young women are blazing the trail in agriculture and inspiring thousands of South Africans in the process. Tweeps hailed their passion for farming. Remarkably, they are all aged 36 years old or below. More on Briefly.co.za.

4 SA young women in agriculture: Tweeps absolutely love their passion
Journo's progressive fashion statement makes a huge point at #VDJ2018

Journo's progressive fashion statement makes a huge point at #VDJ2018

Popular media broadcaster, Tumelo Mothotoane, made a powerful statement at the Vodacom Durban July. She donned a beautiful yellow dress with the words "The Land is Ours" imprinted at the back. Read more on Briefly.

Journo's progressive fashion statement makes a huge point at #VDJ2018
Julius Malema supports Zulu King in fight against land expropriation

Julius Malema supports Zulu King in fight against land expropriation

The Zulu King made it known that he and his people will fight to keep possession of their land. Julius Malema publicly backed the king's comments, saying it is part of the current land expropriation debate in South Africa.

Julius Malema supports Zulu King in fight against land expropriation
ANC actively doing damage control over the Ingonyama Trust

ANC actively doing damage control over the Ingonyama Trust

A team has been put together to meet with the traditional leaders of South Africa. The team is under the leadership of Cooperative Governance minister Zweli Mkhize and will meet with the National House of Traditional leaders.

ANC actively doing damage control over the Ingonyama Trust
Tweep vows to fight for the Zulu king, sends others into a frenzy

Tweep vows to fight for the Zulu king, sends others into a frenzy

Land expropriation is a heated debate in South Africa. While the traditional leaders and their supporters are vowing to protect their land against being taken from them, others feel that violence is not the best solution.

Tweep vows to fight for the Zulu king, sends others into a frenzy
King Goodwill Zwelethini calls for government to leave land alone or face war

King Goodwill Zwelethini calls for government to leave land alone or face war

King Goodwill Zwelethini has warned government to leave the land in the Ingonyama Trust alone, or to face war. In a speech he reminded his subjects that they are Zulu first, above any profession and tells them to protect it.

King Goodwill Zwelethini calls for government to leave land alone or face war
Traditional leaders support Julius Malema’s land expropriation policy after dramatic U-turn

Traditional leaders support Julius Malema’s land expropriation policy after dramatic U-turn

The Congress of Traditional Leaders of South Africa (Contralesa) has made a dramatic U-turn and is now backing Julius Malema and his Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) policy on land expropriation without compensation.

Traditional leaders support Julius Malema’s land expropriation policy after dramatic U-turn
IFP leader Buthelezi says ANC using apartheid-era tactics to grab Zulu land

IFP leader Buthelezi says ANC using apartheid-era tactics to grab Zulu land

IFP leader Dr Mangosuthu Buthelezi has accused the ANC-led government of ‘walking in the shadow of the apartheid state’. He accused the government of attempting to seize vast tracks of land owned by the Zulu King.

IFP leader Buthelezi says ANC using apartheid-era tactics to grab Zulu land
Land Expropriation: Parts of Mpumalanga belong to Swaziland according to the Freedom Front Plus

Land Expropriation: Parts of Mpumalanga belong to Swaziland according to the Freedom Front Plus

A man claiming to be a spokesperson for the Freedom Front Plus told a public hearing into the land expropriation without compensation debate which took place in Ermelo, Mpumalanga that parts of the province belong to Swaziland.

Land Expropriation: Parts of Mpumalanga belong to Swaziland according to the Freedom Front Plus
Zulu king calls a meeting to discuss the issue of land expropriation

Zulu king calls a meeting to discuss the issue of land expropriation

Zulu king Goodwill has called for a meeting with fellow traditional leaders to talk about land expropriation. The king has been very vocal on his view on the expropriation of land belonging to the Ingonyama Trust.

Zulu king calls a meeting to discuss the issue of land expropriation
BLF leader Andile Mngxitama: “Malema wants to be king of South Africa"

BLF leader Andile Mngxitama: “Malema wants to be king of South Africa"

Black First Land First (BLF) leader Andile Mngxitama has lashed out at his former boss, Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema and the African National Congress (ANC) and their misguided understanding of land reform.

BLF leader Andile Mngxitama: “Malema wants to be king of South Africa"
Traditional leaders warn taking their land forcefully will lead to war

Traditional leaders warn taking their land forcefully will lead to war

Chairman of the Eastern Cape House of Traditional Leaders, Chief Mwelo Nonkonyana, stated the traditional leaders are prepared to fight for the land belonging to them. They will defend their land against land expropriation.

Traditional leaders warn taking their land forcefully will lead to war
Zuma's followers pledge to defend Zulu King Goodwill's land against expropriation

Zuma's followers pledge to defend Zulu King Goodwill's land against expropriation

The Radical Economic Transformation Defenders stated it will help defend Zulu king Goodwill Zwelithini and the Ingonyama Trust's land against land expropriation without compensation. The RET consists of some of Zuma's close allies

Zuma's followers pledge to defend Zulu King Goodwill's land against expropriation
Fact check: Are people crying out for land or is land hunger a myth?

Fact check: Are people crying out for land or is land hunger a myth?

Land expropriation and land reform seems to be all the politicians talk about these days, but is it what South Africans truly need? Many South Africans want jobs and better service from the state, not land reform.

Fact check: Are people crying out for land or is land hunger a myth?
Video shows chaos as Malema and Lekota fight at land expropriation hearing

Video shows chaos as Malema and Lekota fight at land expropriation hearing

A near-physical confrontation between Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema and Congress of the People (Cope) leader Mosiuoa Lekota was caught on video and has been widely distributed via social media.

Video shows chaos as Malema and Lekota fight at land expropriation hearing
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